Nollywood actress and producer, Lillian Amah-Aluko, has declared interest in contesting for the position of the upcoming Association of Movie Producers. If she wins, Lillian would make history as she would be the first female AMP president in Nigeria.
This development, to say the least, is no big deal and does not pose any threat to us as a party that has positively touched lives, including those of the decampees. The decampees have only succeeded in exposing themselves as political jobbers, prostitutes and fair weather politicians, who believe they
A ministerial nominee, Senator Chris Ngige, on Friday said the various criteria outlined by the Senate for the screening of ministerial nominees submitted to it by President Muhammadu Buhari were in conformity with the nation’s constitution. Ngige spoke with State House correspondents shortly after meeting Buhari behind closed doors at
The Lagos State National Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal on Friday upheld the declaration of Femi Gbajabiamila as the winner of the March 28, 2015 House of Representatives election in the Surulere Federal Constituency 1. The Justice C.
A Lagos-based advocacy group, the Law and Good Governance Group, has urged the national and states’ Houses of Assembly to be wary of spurious petitions against certain nominated persons. The LGGG on Friday said it was particularly concerned about certain petitions that were purportedly written in respect of certain retired
Yhe Federal Government has expressed optimism that it will “completely wipe out” HIV/AIDS pandemic from the country by 2030. To achieve this target, the government intends to adopt the World Health Organisation’s strategy of ‘test and treat’ and President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive on production of HIV/AIDS drugs and related commodities.
Governors of the 19 Northern states on Friday inaugurated a committee to look at the activities of sponsors of Boko Haram with a view to prosecuting them. The Chairman, Northern Governors’ Forum and Governor of Borno State, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, while inaugurating the committee at the Hassan Katsina House in
Nigerian bonds are seen attracting lower yields at an auction next week amid a liquidity boost in the money market arising from fresh injection of cash by the central bank. Nigeria plans to issue 80 billion Nigerian naira ($402.01 million) worth of local currency-denominated bonds with a maturity range
Oftentimes, just when we think we have seen it all, then something happens, and we discover there is still a lot that we are yet to see. I am never one to dismiss anything as a lie. I may ask questions, but it is simply to clear the grey areas
Modinat Ododfin, the 28-year-old woman who narrowly escaped being hacked to death by her neighbours at their compound in Igbesa area of Ogun State, over the week, gives a vivid account of how she survived the attack. The post How I escaped being hacked to death — victim appeared first
The Senior Special Assistant to President Mohammadu Buhari on National Assembly Matters ( Senate ), Senator Ita Enang, declared on Friday that there was no rift between the leadership of the National Assembly and his principal. Enang who spoke with journalists in his office, said the fact that the president
VOBZ Wreckord in conjunction with Royal 007 Global Entertainment is proud to present Fast Rising Afro-Pop singer, BXY, in another single titled “WON’LE MI“, produced by Ghanaian finest OgeeHitz. After the release of “KAJORAWA“, few months ago, now BXY releases “WON’LE MI” ,a motivational song that speaks deeply about life and hustle. He said,”
This inspiring feat of 49 year old Remi Abere is something you should check out. A few months ago, she climbed the Kilimanjaro. Having achieved that goal, being the oldest Nigerian woman to make the climb, she decided to go back when she turns 50 – in November.
Nigeria’s interbank lending rates fell further to an average of 0.75 percent on Friday, down from 1 percent the previous day and from 3 percent a week ago, after the central bank made a large cash injection into the banking system. The cost of funds fell to 1 percent for
Imo State’s Tochukwu Eze is eyeing a place in the final of the NNPC/Chevron Junior Tennis Masters after brushing aside second seed Christopher Bulus in the quarter-final of the event. Eze defeated Bulus 7-6, 2-6, 7-6 and he will be hoping to continue the winning streak when he confronts John
The final of the first edition of the Ambassador’s Cup for U-17 boys will be held at Campos Stadium, Lagos Island, on Saturday (today). The eight-team event, which began on Thursday, is organised by C.